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"The care was outstanding. The doctors and nurses work as a team. The food was outstanding. Holdrege is lucky to have this beautiful hospital in their community. I rate it a 5-star winner!"

- PMHC Patient

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Phelps Blog


Friday, April 12, 2019

Occupational Therapy Goals Focus On Where You Want To Be

April is National Occupational Therapy Month

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Monday, March 25, 2019

Zach Egger, DO and Tyler Fries, PharmD, discuss Antibiotics with Rotarians

Antibiotic Stewardship

Nationwide around 30% of antibiotics given are unnecessary and this number could be closer to 50% if considering medication choice, duration, and delivery route of medication.  Dr. Egger stated that antibiotics lead to 1 in 5 emergency room visits and are the most common cause of pediatric emergency room visits due to an adverse drug event. 

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Friday, March 22, 2019

Baby Born at Mile Marker 141

Phelps Memorial EMS Drives Mom and Baby to Hospital after Delivery in Car

Crystal says she had contractions on and off throughout the day, but didn’t think the birth would happen quite so quickly.  Her husband left for work at 4:45am. At 6:00am she called her parents and told them it was time to head to the hospital.  Soon thereafter, she was headed to the hospital on Highway 6 & 34 from her home in Stamford. 

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Thursday, March 21, 2019

Effective Communication is the Backbone of Success

Meet the Team Phelps Marketing Team

With a team tenure of over 30 years, they are the communication hub for the organization. Together, they manage a multitude of activities for Team Phelps. Members of the team are Lacie Westcott, team leader and Director of Marketing and Business Development; Keri Berry, Director of Public Relations and Education; Linda Fecht, Marketing and Education Coordinator; and, Farren Nelson, Executive Assistant.

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Thursday, March 21, 2019

Phelps Memorial Health Center Receives 4-Star Designation

Team Focus on Patient Care and the Patient Experience

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently announced that Phelps Memorial Health Center has achieved a 4-star rating designation. CMS uses a 5-star quality rating system to measure patient experience with their health care provider.

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Thursday, March 21, 2019

Celebrating HIM Week

Meet Team Phelps Health Information Management Team

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Friday, March 8, 2019

Human Resources Impacts Patient Care

Health Care Human Resources Week, March 10-16

As you can imagine, with over 270 employees, Phelps Memorial Health Center’s support staff are a key to its success.  The Human Resources Department made of up; Daniel Wojtalewicz, Senior Vice President of HR, Lisa Harvey and Alicea Hill, HR Specialists are an invaluable asset to Team Phelps.

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Friday, March 1, 2019

Travis Wright, PA-C, joins Phelps Memorial Health Center medical staff

Travis Wright, PA-C

Travis Wright, Orthopedic Physician Assistant, joined the Phelps Memorial team in December 2018. With experience in cardiology, family medicine, emergency medicine and orthopedics, Wright will hold his orthopedic clinic at the Phelps Memorial Specialty Clinic in Holdrege.

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Monday, February 25, 2019

Golf Fitness Exams Offered

Titleist Performance Institute's Exam Offered at Phelps Memorial Therapy Center

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Friday, January 11, 2019

Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment Approach to Pain Management

Katie Thelen, D.O. and Zach Egger, D.O. practice OMT

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